Guiding Principles


Penhold & District Library is passionate about community, literacy and lifelong learning. 


To provide effective library service to all citizens of Penhold and region by connecting people of the community through programming, partnerships and the efficient use of resources. 

    Plan of Service

    View our 2021-2025 Penhold Library Plan of Service.
    Thank you to our community for participating in our survey that provided helpful feedback that contributed to our current plan of service. 

    Library Policy Manual

    View our 2022 Penhold & District Library Policy Manual

    Library Bylaws

    View the Bylaws of the Penhold & District Library (as of 2021)

    2020 Annual Report Summary

    View our Annual Report Infographic 2020 to see how the library served the community in 2020.

    Your Privacy

    The Penhold and District Public Library is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to its website. In accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP), and with our policy on the Confidentiality of Users’ Records, your personal information will not be collected on this website unless you choose to use online products and services that require it. Your personal information will then only be used to provide you with the library services that you select, and for no other purpose. Penhold and District Public Library does not track the websites you visit when using library computers.

    We use Google Analytics to see how library websites are being used. The data retrieved from Google Analytics is anonymous; we are not able to connect it with specific users. For people who prefer to disable Google Analytics tracking of their web use, Google provides a browser add-on that automatically prevents information from being sent to Google Analytics. Follow the link to find out more about this add-on.